Certificate in Digital Media

  • Certificate in Digital Media
  • 20 credits
  • 8
  • 12 weeks part-time
  • TBC
  • Overview
  • Subjects
  • Entry Requirements
  • PAC CODES & Fees
  • How to apply
  • Contact us


This course will provide an opportunity for students to study for a Certificate in Digital Media at Level 8. The course consists of two key components - graphic design and web design.

This course will introduce students to design principles, digital illustration and imaging. Students will be introduced to a number of basic digital processes including drawing, selections, transforming, colour and scanning, downloading, uploading and printing images. Students will also learn about the technologies used to create networked media interfaces. Students will be introduced to the use of web technologies as a learning medium. The course will introduce the participants to web design principles, digital illustration and imaging.


Graphic Design

  • Design Principles
  • Typography
  • Layout
  • Design Process
  • Graphics
  • Legal issues in Design

Web Design

  • Aesthetic Web Design
  • Usability and Web Design
  • Web Standards
  • Professional Practice
  • Evolving Technologies

Entry Requirements

All applicants will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Lifelong Learning reserves the right to require applicants to attend for an interview to determine their suitability for the programme.


€780 (unless eligible for funding from Carlow LEO)

How to Apply

To apply, please contact our partners at Carlow Local Enterprise Office via the following link: click here.
Please note: the application deadline for this course has been extended to 20th January, 2023. 

Contact us

Email: lll.cw@setu.ie